Devotional Set: Tender Touch

You Are God’s Gift to a Lost World

Did you ever realize that you are God’s gift to your world? He has planted you on this earth like a precious flower to share the beautiful scent of salvation with people in the parched […]

Go Home a Winner

During the course of a year, Jack and I receive various invitations to speak at a variety of functions. One such invitation that he never refuses is the privilege of being the keynote speaker for […]

Just to Say, “Thank You!”

No story in the Bible more movingly pictures human gratitude than the healing of ten lepers in Luke 17:12-18… And as He entered into a certain village, there met Him ten men that were lepers, […]

Eat, Drink and Be Merry

“Happy New Year.” “Eat, drink, and be merry… have a good time!” Each year, when the waning hours of December give way to the opening moments of January, millions of people around the world celebrate. […]

Who Is Mary?

It seems to me that most Christians today — especially Protestants — spend little time thinking about Mary. Oh, once a year she shows up on a Christmas card, shown either riding on a donkey’s […]

Somebody’s Children

Last summer, after sensing the need for a change of pace, my husband and I drove to Montreal, Canada ,the largest French-speaking city in the world, after Paris. It was delightful and so relaxing. Just […]

Listen He Speaks Ever So Softly

It was long past time for my annual physical, in fact, I was enjoying such good health and vitality that it had been three years since I had visited my doctor. However, at the conclusion […]

I’m Looking…But Which Way?

What is the first thing you notice about a person? Some would say the color of their hair, their stature or even their weight. I must admit that I am immediately drawn to the eyes. […]

Competing for the Gold

During the winter Olympics in Lillehammer, Norway, the finest athletes from all over the world gathered to compete in various sports events. Jack and I were especially interested in the skiing and skating competitions, and […]

Trust Daddy and Jump!

It’s amazing how often I am awakened in the middle of the night and find myself thanking and praising God for all of His grace, mercy and blessings. Recently, I have found myself, in that […]

I Remember Israel

I shall never forget the first time I saw Israel! There I was, newly married and already traveling to the land I had learned to love as a little girl in Sunday school. Israel wasn’t […]

Living in the Light

An artist sat at his easel creating a gripping, powerful painting. Using dark, somber hues, he drew dreary, empty fields framed by stark, skeleton-like trees, under a cold, snow-laden sky. In one corner of the […]